Arkansas Man Freaks Out At NBC Rainbow Logo, But The Joke Is On Him

nbc-logo-vector4When Don Stair of Arkansas switched on his television set last week, he was livid to see that NBC had changed the colors of its logo to depict a pride rainbow. Or so he thought. So he did what any sane, rational person does and took to Facebook to express his anger.

Stair posted the following comment on KARK 4 News’ Facebook wall:

Screen shot 2015-06-29 at 11.10.05 AMWhat Mr. Stair didn’t seem to realize was that NBC’s rainbow peacock logo has been the same since 1986.

Thankfully, the network filled him in on this detail:

Screen shot 2015-06-29 at 11.10.15 AM

That seemed to quell his outrage.

Stair’s comment has since been removed. KARK 4 News says it didn’t delete it, which means he must have realized his mistake and deleted it himself.

As they say down in Arkansas: Bless his heart.

h/t: Pink News UK

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  • Gus Anderson

    awesome. People are so stupid and ignorant.

  • Eric Erickson

    The one they’ve been using since color TVs became available?

  • Stephen Meeks

    Bless his bigoted little heart

  • ShowMeGuy

    yes, “bless his heart…..bless his ignorant, bigoted, fauxmerican heart.”

  • Glücklich

    Below the Mason-Dixon? Get out of here!

    He should have sued for pain and suffering. I would have loved to watch it on Judge Judy.

  • Kenneth Myrnes

    guess you can’t fix STUPID!!!

  • Michael Finnegan

    Damn Crayola and their rainbow colors to hell too. *smirk*

  • Kristina Cumella Vincent

    Shows how much he watched NBC to begin with. Get a real life Don Stair, and stay out of the gays life’s.

  • mcflyer54

    He apparently is such a bigot that he habitually looks for symbols to further enrage him. This is the kind of crackpot who will end up hurting somebody over an issue (gays) that really has no negative impact on people with a satisfying life.

  • Kevin Cato

    And what’s with that rainbow in the sky? So, the sky is gay now, too? That’s just great! From now on, I’m only looking up at night. Shame on you!

  • Deon Letsoalo

    Oh God! If he has kids, I really hope they don’t take physics at school or he’ll blow a gasket when he sees their notes on ‘colour’.

  • Anthony Angelino

    GET THE Supreme Court, New York County in HERE! I WON’T STAND FOR ANY MORE OF THESE RAINBOWS!!!!

  • Amy Besnoy

    He must have just bought a color TV

  • David Andrew Roubideaux

    Oh god, he just now freaks out!? Isn’t he a little late at fraking out!? :)’s

  • Roger Honeycutt

    Lol I’m from Arkansas and I’m never surprised at the stupidity of some people

  • Atomicrob

    What a fool . . .

  • IanHunter

    I don’t know whether to feel sorry for him or laugh. Okay, I am definitely laughing!!!

  • Michael Pare

    He should join all those idiots who said that they are moving to Canada because gay marriage is now legal country wide.

  • 1EqualityUSA

    Another candidate for the primaries.

  • KerryB

    His parents are probably first cousins or maybe even brother & sister. It is Arkansas after all…

  • NoCagada

    CHICK-FIL-A, in defiance of the Supreme Court ruling has announced a new meal, FREE to ALL CHRISTIANS…It’s really young chicken but it smells and tastes like fish…It’s called


  • rickhfx

    I say just put the crack pipe down.

  • Brad Orendorff

    not surprised.. People look for any excuse to hate..

  • polarisfashion

    Does anyone have this guys address? I want to mail him a bag of Skittles!

  • Joshua Andrew

    Hes also now in a complicated relationship. lol.

  • Giancarlo85

    Lol. You can’t fix stupid.

  • captainburrito

    I can only imagine his rage every time he sees an actual rainbow.

  • Dakotahgeo

    Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana,Texas, Arkansas… 0 days without embarrassing our beloved country!!! What shame!

  • BStewart27

    He’s going to kick the lions out of the zoo because they have a Pride, and forget Rainbow Brite!

  • RIGay

    Poor thing. His head will explode the next time he buys his bag of Skittles.

  • Sluggo2007

    Only in Arkansas, folks, only in Arkansas!

  • Sluggo2007

    @RIGay: Good one, RIGay!!!!

  • Terry Purdue

    IMPLIED facepalm

    A full and proper one is unnecessary

  • brycer96

    As someone from (and trapped in) Arkansas, I apologize for this stupidity xD. Try living down here with people like that.

  • Kelryth

    @Michael Pare: I’d like to see his face when he realizes we’ve had gay marriage since July 20th 2005…lol

  • Stickman10

    First man in the backwoods with a color television!

  • Gwen0000

    Even my dog is laughing at this guy!

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